Health alert regarding COVID-19 (coronavirus):
We are following guidance from state and local public health officials (and the CDC) regarding this outbreak. At this time, the Iowa Department of Public Health is not recommending any additional travel screening, but for our healthcare providers to continue the travel history screening that is always done as part of a clinical evaluation. Student Health is in direct communication with the health officials who are closely monitoring the situation in our community and state, and will implement any recommendations they might have for screening or management of the outbreak. For more information on this emerging health issue, see information from the Iowa Department of Public Health and the CDC.
If you have traveled to/from China in the last 14 days and feel sick with fever, cough or difficulty breathing, you should seek medical care right away. Before you go to a healthcare office, call ahead and tell them about your travel and your symptoms.
Students with any health-related concerns or questions, please contact the Student Health Clinic at (319)-273-2009 opt.#1. After hours care options are available on our website.
The UNI Student Health Clinic has recently seen an increased number of students who have tested positive for the flu. Currently, flu is widespread in the State of Iowa. The Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) estimates that so far this season there have been at least 15 million flu illnesses, 140,000 hospitalizations and 8,200 deaths from flu. The flu is a contagious respiratory illness caused by influenza viruses that infect the nose, throat, and sometimes the lungs. Each case of the flu can vary from mild to severe illness.
UNI's Student Health Clinic is located inside the Student Health Center, which is located on the corner of Minnesota Street and W 23rd Street (approximately the 1600 block of 23rd St), on the University of Northern Iowa’s campus in Cedar Falls, Iowa. The building is next to the Schindler Education Center.
The Student Health Center is situated on W 23rd Street between the Campbell parking lots to the North, the Schindler Education Center to the immediate south, Lawther Hall to the east and Hudson Road to the west. Driving directions to the Clinic from where you are can be provided by the following sources:
To schedule a medical appointment click on the Patient Portal Icon to the left and login using your Cat ID and passphrase. Once you are in the patient portal select New Appointment from the dashboard.
If you need to schedule any of the following appointments please contact our office directly at (319)273-2009 option #1 as these can not be schedule online. Please remember to arrive 10-15 minutes prior to your scheduled appointment time. You will need to stop at the front desk to start your check-in process.
- Mental Health Visit
- Urinary Tract Infection
- Allergy Shot
- Depo-Provera Shot
- STI testing
- Nexplanon insertion/removal
Students need to call to... Read more about Online Appointment Scheduling
The UNI Student Health Clinic are open on all days University classes are in session from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
- Mon - Fri: 8:00am - 4:30pm
After Hours, Weekends and During Breaks
For a life-threatening emergency, anytime day or night, call 911.
After Hours Crisis/Suicide Hotline
For urgent situations outside of office... Read more about Student Health Clinic Hours
The Student Health Clinic is an AAAHC accredited facility. We participate in a voluntary site survey to measure the quality of our services and performance against nationally recognized standards of The Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care.